Data Science is the current “hot” topic in the software development world. As with any buzzword, particularly popular ones, the definition of “Data Science” can mean many different things to different people. For software developers, Data Science needs to be understood from the perspective of building applications for our business clients. How do you apply Data Science and productionize it for business applications that add value to users and organizations?
Ben Hall, Technology Director and Senior Architect at Intelliware recently authored Data Science: A Primer for Software Developers, explaining Data Science from a developers’ perspective.
Topics discussed in the Primer include:
- What is Data Science, exactly?
- How do you “do” Data Science?
- How do you collect and analyze Big Data?
- What does it all mean for software developers?